Matt Trantham has been hired as senior associate athletic director for internal operations at Arkansas.

Matt Trantham has been hired as senior associate athletic director for internal operations at Arkansas.
Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long announced the move Wednesday. Trantham, of Hot Springs, spent almost nine years at Oklahoma.
"We are extremely fortunate to add Matt Trantham to our senior management team in the athletic department at the University of Arkansas," Long said. "Matt is an outstanding administrator and has experience in both collegiate and professional sports. As a native Arkansan, he has a deep appreciation of the Razorback program and what it means to this state."
Trantham will oversee facilities, event management and equipment operations.
"I am honored and privileged to be joining a program that I have followed and admired since my childhood in Hot Springs," Trantham said. "I am excited that my career as an administrator has led me back to Arkansas and this outstanding university and athletic program."